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How to think about Christian terrorism

By Julie Ingersoll — May 1, 2019

(RNS) — According to a manifesto posted online, the suspect in the attack on a synagogue near San Diego believed that hate is biblical — a view found in the teaching of the Orthodox Presbyterian Church, the tradition he was raised in.

It’s time for Christians to confront white supremacy in our churches

By Timothy Isaiah Cho — May 1, 2019

(RNS) — Our tradition has not done enough to provide a clear message that makes a white supremacist choose whom to follow this day – Jesus or whiteness.

ADL study: Violence against Jews doubled last year

By Yonat Shimron — April 30, 2019

(RNS) — In all, 59 Jewish Americans were physically assaulted because of their religion in 2018, up from 21 in 2017.

1 killed in shooting at California synagogue

By The Associated Press — April 27, 2019

POWAY, Calif. (AP) — The shooting came exactly six months since a shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue killed 11 people in the deadliest attack on Jews in U.S. history.

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